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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of pegylate.
  • adj. Treated, or reacted with polyethylene glycol


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  • Treating patients who have chronic hepatitis C and advanced liver disease with long-term pegylated i ...


  • Zymogenetics 'drug is a new version of interferon, called pegylated interferon lambda, that could have fewer side effects.

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  • Medications called pegylated interferons can help eliminate the virus from the body, but they are very expensive, costing between $15,000 and $30,000 for a course of treatment.

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  • Treatment with drugs called pegylated interferons can knock out the virus, and our Best Buy report chose PegIntron as the best option.

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  • In those five years, drugs called pegylated interferons may become available to protect transplant livers from reinfection.

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  • Currently, the most effective treatment for hepatitis C is an agent called pegylated interferon, which is often combined with an antiviral drug called ribavirin.


  • A ZymoGenetics spokeswoman, Susan Specht, said Bristol-Myers doesn't have any "near-term" plans to close the Seattle site and plans to keep it open at least through 2011. teamed up in January 2009 to co-develop a drug called pegylated-interferon lambda for treatment of hepatitis C. Bristol-Myers will get ownership of that drug as well as ZymoGenetics 'surgical bleeding control product, Recothrom, and other experimental treatments in the development pipeline.

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  • Since January 2009 it has been working with Bristol-Myers to develop a potential hepatitis C treatment called pegylated interferon lambda.

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  • Pegasys, generic name pegylated interferon alfa-2a, is one of the few effective drugs in the country to treat hepatitis and costs a huge Rs 8,73,600 for a 48-week course.

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  • The other hepatitis C drug, Peg Intron (generic name pegylated interferon alfa-2b), by US major Schering Plough is also patented in India, and costs about Rs 8,000-10,000 for a weekly injection.

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